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mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration (MCHC)

The mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration (MCHC) is the average hemoglobin concentration in erythrocytes (red blood cells). It is expressed in g/dl. Normal human values range from 32 to 36 g/dl. MCHC can be calculated as ([Hb]/Hct) × 100 (i.e. the ratio of hemoglobin concentration to hematocrit times 100).

 

See also complete blood count (CBC).